Bearded Woodpecker

photo by Henry Flower

Scientific classification

Order

Piciformes

Family

Picidae

Subfamily

Dendropicos

Species

namaquus

Appearance

* Mediumsized bird with light brown upperparts and pale whitish underparts
* Black throat, black eye line and white eyebrow
* Size: about 24 cm

Habitat

Forest areas

Countries

Africa

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